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Arcos Corporation Prints

Collection ID

SCRC 323

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Collecting Area(s)


Collection Summary

Arcos Corporation Prints


Collection ID
SCRC 323

Arcos Corporation

0.01 linear feet (1 folder)

Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries

Materials in English


Detailed Collection Information

Historical Note

The Arcos Corporation worked in metalworking, welding, and related occupations. The company was headquartered at 1515 Locust Street in Philadelphia, and later had a factory at 1500 South 50th Street.

Description of Collection

Three prints of drawings of women workers at the Arcos Corporation factory, Philadelphia, titled "Packing & Baking Oven," "Wire Racking," and "Inspecting." Each drawing is signed "J. O'Neill 44."

Patron Information

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Temple University’s online library catalog: https://temple-primo.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/primo-explore/fulldisplay?...

Research Access

Collection is open for research.

Collections Stored Off-Site

This collection may be housed off-site at the Library Depository, and require up to two business days to retrieve. Please review the finding aid and be prepared to identify specific materials to be retrieved. Contact the Special Collections Research Center in advance of your visit, so that materials may be relocated to the reading room for research.

Publication and Copyright Information

The Argos Corporation Prints are the physical property of the Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries. Intellectual property rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for determining the identity of rights holders and obtaining their permission for publication and for other purposes where stated.

Preferred Citation

[Description and date of item],Arcos Corporation Prints, SCRC 323, Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

Purchased from the Philadelphia Print Shop, November 2017.

Processing Information

Collection processed and finding aid prepared in November 2017 by Katy Rawdon, Coordinator of Technical Services.


Index Terms

The following headings have been used to index the description of this collection in Temple University’s electronic catalog:

Corporate Names:
Arcos Corporation

World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia

Philadelphia (Pa.)

Material Types:
Prints (visual works)